Investigation continues in the case of a burning body discovered the night of May 11 south of Poth.
Chief Deputy Johnie Deagen of the Wilson County Sheriff’s Office said his office is treating... More ›
“I can’t take a draft on the road,” Floresville City Manager Henrietta Turner said, in recommending the Floresville City Council adopt the proposed parks master plan at its May 12 meeting. “You... More ›
One of two trucks stolen May 12 from the Floresville High School campus has been recovered. Police continue the search for the second truck.
The recovered truck is a 2004 Ford F-350, which... More ›
Howard and Diane Berger of Floresville are proud to announce that their son, Mark Nicholas Berger, received his Ph.D. in Philosophy on May 15 from Columbia University in New York City.
Mark... More ›
It’s not a sports complex. It’s a community park.
The latest iteration of a proposed parks master plan, dated May 9, includes new baseball and multi-use fields, along with other amenities... More ›
If you’re interested in fire protection for your home or property near F.M. 775 and F.M. 3432 (New Sulphur Springs Road) in northern Wilson County, plan now to attend a public hearing Thursday... More ›
The Texas Lone Star Greys, Camp 1953, Sons of Confederate Veterans will meet Thursday, May 19, at 7 p.m. in the Schertz VFW Post 8315 at 1000 F.M. 78 in Schertz. Arrive at 6:30 p.m. for a meet-and-greet.
Meetings are open to the public, for... More ›
Meeting: Regular meeting, May 12, 6:30 p.m.
•Approved amending the city’s waste contract with Progressive to include an optional second recycle bin for $3 per month per customer,... More ›
Hike, sketch, and paint at a free watercolor painting lesson, “Creating Nature by Watercolor,” on Saturday, May 21, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Jackson Nature Park at 9284 C.R. 401 in Stockdale.
Youth and adults alike will learn how to use traditional... More ›
“Just because you’re burning in a barrel doesn’t mean it’s safe,” said Wilson County Pct. 1 Commissioner Albert Gamez, in the wake of a recent grass fire fought by several area fire departments. “All it takes is one ember.”
As South Texas heads... More ›
Meeting: Regular board meeting, May 11.
•Approved the ESC-20 Regional Day School Program for the Deaf Shared Service Agreement
•Approved the retrofitting of current fluorescent light fixtures to LED, which will save on cost of... More ›
Area law-enforcement agencies reported the following recent activity:
•May 4, Leanna Harrison, 54, of Floresville was arrested for stealing $101.45 worth of merchandise from Walmart.
•May 4, police received a call at... More ›
Jury selection is scheduled for May 23 for the trials of the following defendants:
•Joe Luke Sanchez, 37, charged with theft of an amount between $1,500 and $20,000, by allegedly using a stolen credit card in January 2015
•Domingo Trinidad,... More ›
The 72nd annual Stockdale Watermelon Jubilee is just four short weeks away! As mentioned in last month’s article, we are very excited about a stellar Texas country music lineup featuring “Reckless Kelly” with Sunny Sweeney on Friday night and Cody... More ›
Graduation for Stockdale Independent School District (ISD) is right around the corner. Mark Friday, May 27, for graduation at the Stockdale ISD gymnasium. For more information, please contact the high school.
Hope Day was another huge success.... More ›
The Stockdale Independent School District (ISD) Education Foundation surprised six lucky teachers on April 25. After marching through the school with a drum line and getting everyone’s attention, the teachers were called out of their rooms to be... More ›
I’ve had a judgment filed against me for an old, unpaid medical bill. The original amount was $2,500, but now it has increased to $3,200. Can I negotiate this with the lawyer? I’ve asked him for a detailed statement of the account... More ›
In this age of the millennial generation, using a credit or debit card is a part of everyday life. To assist those wishing to pay their utility bills by credit card, Stockdale City Council took... More ›
Changes on the Stockdale Independent School District (ISD) Junior High School campus are in store in the future. The remodeling of the multi-purpose open building, known as the mini gym, is being discussed for Life Skills classrooms by the district’s... More ›
Graco Children’s Products Inc. (Graco) is recalling certain Graco TurboBooster booster seats, models 1967886, 1963973, 1963974, 1963975, 1963976, and 1975173, manufactured between Dec. 22, 2015, and April 5, 2016.
The instructions for the booster... More ›
With a new kindergarten-through-12th-grade school building nearing completion, a new member on the board, and a successful grant application, change is in the air for the Falls City Independent... More ›
Groups such as churches, grass-roots organizations, and smaller nonprofits that help meet the health and wellness needs of their communities are strongly encouraged to apply for the Baptist... More ›
For the first time in its history, Texas A&M University-San Antonio is awarding recipients of the San Antonio Education Partnership scholarship with matching funds for a potential combined maximum of $255,000. As the only major metropolitan campus... More ›
The 2016 presidential election is like no other. First there were:
Now there are:
Where will it end? No one foresaw a Trump nomination... More ›
Jason Riley has now joined the long and distinguished list of people invited -- and then disinvited -- to give a talk on a college campus, in this case Virginia Tech.
Mr. Riley is a Senior... More ›
While we have very clear immigration laws, it’s become “la mode” to ignore them and anyone who insists on controlling the border is labeled a racist -- as if race were synonymous with... More ›
This is an open letter to all politicians, starting with the president and including all Democrats, Republicans, and any other group that claims to care about the country or the people who make up the United States of America.
I have... More ›
Here we go again … Geraldo Rivera on “Fox News.” Hannity talking about the “Hispanic vote.” Which Hispanics? The Mexicans, Puerto Ricans, Cubans, Central Americans, or any others? Which Mexicans? The ones who just cross the border and... More ›